North Carolina Governor Rejects Fracking Law

RALEIGH, North Carolina (Reuters) - North Carolina Governor Beverly Perdue on Sunday vetoed legislation that would have lifted a ban on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, and opened the door to shale gas exploration in that state.

BING NEWS:
  • Hibbitts: Trump must carry Florida, North Carolina and Ohio to win presidency
    On the eve of Election Day, FOX 12 political analyst Tim Hibbitts said he can't picture any scenario that would allow the Republican to claim the White House if he doesn't win Florida, North Carolina and Ohio. [Read More]
    11/7/2016 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Flooded North Carolina farms are likely littered with drowned livestock
    RALEIGH, N.C. — At least tens of thousands of chickens, hogs and other livestock are feared dead in floodwaters that washed over factory farms and towns in eastern North Carolina following ... his morning briefing, the governor said that “a lot of ...
    10/18/2016 - 2:35 pm | View Link
  • 15,000 new jobs from renewables possible in North Carolina by 2026
    Wind, solar and other sources of renewable energy have the potential to create 15,000 new jobs in North Carolina by 2026, according to a new report. (Triangle Business Journal) • A solar energy CEO calls on Arkansas regulators to eliminate uncertainty ...
    10/4/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Mike Klonsky: Packing Up and Heading to Cannonball, North Dakota, to Join Protest Against Pipeline
    The $3.8 billion Dakota Access Pipeline, which poses a clear and present danger to the environment and especially to the drinking water of 90 million people, empties out its fracking oil here in Illinois. The N.D. protests have an immediate aim of stopping ...
    09/5/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • North Carolina Officials Reject EPA Funds For Fracking Impact Study
    North Carolina’s mining and energy commissioners are in the midst of a fracking battle — and they’re winning ... But still, according to the governor, the industry isn’t prevalent enough to accept EPA funds for testing. Holbrook is correct on ...
    10/1/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Texarkana Gazette | Texarkana Breaking News
    The Texarkana Gazette is the premier source for local news and sports in Texarkana and the surrounding Arklatex areas.
    11/30/2016 - 11:33 pm | View Website
  • Archives
    Archives and past articles from the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News, and Philly.com.
    11/30/2016 - 9:17 pm | View Website
  • WELCOME TO THE GUACAMOLE FUND
    WELCOME TO THE GUACAMOLE FUND We are a tax exempt, public charity that has been helping to coordinate events for organizations that work in the
    11/30/2016 - 3:54 pm | View Website
  • Stateline
    Stateline provides daily reporting and analysis on trends in state policy. Since its founding in 1998, Stateline has maintained a commitment to the highest standards ...
    11/30/2016 - 12:41 pm | View Website
  • U.S. News | National News
    ABC News reports on United States politics, crime, education, legal stories, celebrities, weather, the economy and more
    11/30/2016 - 10:11 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More U.s. News